Posts tagged ‘costume design’

August 18, 2015

The Empress Story by Manish Malhotra

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Manish Malhotra, AICW 2015. Photography: FDCI

With this collection, Manish Malhotra celebrated 10 years of his couture house and 25 years as a costume designer for the Indian film industry. His Bollywood fan club was out in full support on the night, generations of stars and super stars sitting in front row, the paparazzi going wild.

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Manish Malhotra, AICW 2015. Photography: FDCI

As if these two fantastic milestones weren’t enough to celebrate, demonstrating that good things come in three’s, Manish Malhotra announced that two new flagship boutiques would open in 2016, one in London and the other in Dubai. Both world class shopping

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August 16, 2015

Through The Cinematic Lens with Debarun

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Debarun, AICW 2015. Photography: Mashungsang Sangkhro

Debarun Mukherjee’s couture collection embarked on a journey through Indian cinematic costume through the decades from the black and white days of the 1930s to the present time. Of course, little has changed in hundreds of years of traditional Indian fashion let alone a few decades. Colours and trims come in and out of fashion

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July 5, 2012

Shaken Not Stirred

A new exhibition opens in London on 6 July at the Barbican celebrating 50 years of the James Bond franchise.  Displaying gadgets, props and costume from arguably one of the world’s most iconic movie brands. 

Sadly I don’t think Daniel Craig will be there but

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March 22, 2011

Meet An Oscar Winning Costume Designer

On Friday 25 March, The Nehru Centre is hosting a Q & A with Bhanu Athaiya –

Indian cinema’s most well-regarded costume designer,

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